Lateral Hires

Experienced lawyers looking to grow their practice, take advantage of great legal talent and support, and transition seamlessly into a defined and focused business plan, look no further than Robinson+Cole.

ERISA Litigation Associate - Hartford, CT or Stamford, CT

Robinson & Cole LLP, an Am Law 200 firm, seeks an associate with at least three years of complex commercial litigation experience to join the Business Litigation Practice Group in its Hartford, CT or Stamford, CT office.  In addition, the ideal candidate will have at least two years of experience in life, health, and disability insurance and ERISA litigation, as well as experience with first-party bad faith claims.  The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions, expert witnesses, and court appearances. 

Superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, large-firm or equivalent experience, and admission to the Connecticut bar required.  Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus. 

For consideration, send cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others) to:

Lisa M. Vooys
Recruiting, Development & Paralegal Manager
Robinson & Cole LLP
280 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103

Health Law Associate

The Hartford, Connecticut office of Robinson & Cole LLP, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks a junior attorney to join its Health Law Practice Group.  Qualified candidates will have up to three years of experience advising health care providers on transactional and regulatory health law issues or a demonstrated interest or background in health law.  Admission to the Connecticut bar is strongly preferred.  In addition, qualified candidates must have excellent written, verbal, analytical, and interpersonal skills as well as superior academic credentials. 

For consideration, please send cover letter, resume, writing sample (preferably not edited by others), and law school transcript to:

Lisa M. Vooys
Recruiting, Development & Paralegal Manager
Robinson & Cole LLP
280 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103

Energy Associate

Robinson & Cole’s Environmental, Energy and Telecommunications practice seeks an experienced Energy attorney to join its Hartford, CT; Stamford, CT;  Boston, MA; or New York, NY office.  Qualified candidates will have 3 - 6 years of experience advising clients on energy regulatory and transactional matters.  Qualified candidates should have experience appearing before state public utility commissions and providing compliance counseling regarding regulatory requirements applicable to energy companies.  Experience assisting clients with regulatory requirements applicable to wholesale and retail energy markets; securing siting and permit approvals for energy projects; the purchase and sale of renewable and traditional energy-generating facilities; interconnection agreements; long term power purchase agreements; and administrative appeals a plus.  Candidates should work well as part of a team and enjoy a fast-paced work environment.

Position may be situated in Hartford, Stamford, Boston or New York.  Admission to the bar for the State where the Associate sits is required.  Top academic credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.

For consideration, please send cover letter, resume, writing sample (preferably not edited by others), and law school transcript to:

Lisa M. Vooys
Recruiting, Development & Paralegal Manager
Robinson & Cole LLP
280 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103

Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Associate

Robinson & Cole LLP, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an attorney with at least three years of experience focusing on the area of Data Privacy & Cybersecurity to join its Providence, RI; Hartford, CT; Stamford, CT; Boston, MA; or New York, NY office.  The ideal candidate will advise clients in all industries on a wide variety of data privacy and cybersecurity matters, including matters under federal and state data privacy and security laws.  They will participate in HIPAA compliance activities, investigate and respond to data breaches, respond to enforcement actions, will be actively involved in litigation management, and be an active member of the firm’s Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Team.  In addition to Data Privacy & Cybersecurity, experience in Government Investigations, Healthcare and/or Litigation is preferred.  Candidates should work well as part of a team and enjoy a fast-paced work environment.

Position may be situated in Providence, Hartford, Stamford, Boston or New York.  Admission to the bar for the State where the Associate sits is required. Additional admission to the Rhode Island bar is preferred.  Top academic and transactional credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.

For consideration, please send cover letter, resume, and law school transcript to:

Lisa M. Vooys
Recruiting, Development & Paralegal Manager
Robinson & Cole LLP
280 Trumbull Street
Hartford, CT 06103